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ELOUIS, Jean Pierre Henri (1755 - 1840), Painter

in Benezit Dictionary of Artists

Published in print January 2006 | ISBN: 9780199773787
Published online November 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780199899913
ELOUIS, Jean Pierre Henri (1755 - 1840), Painter

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French, 18th – 19th century, male.

Born 20 January 1755, in Caen; died 23 December 1840, in Caen.


Jean Pierre Elouis trained with Bernard Restout and exhibited a few portraits in the Salon in 1810 and 1819. He was curator of the museum at Caen. He also exhibited in London, where he lived from 1785 to 1787.

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Subjects: Art ; Biographical Studies

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